Thursday, October 28, 2010

The Box with Good Timing

I was fortunate to win a drawing at My Field of Dreams. I didn't know what the prize was. I believe it was called a box of goodies. Still, I was thrilled. There's something to be said for timing. I had come home from work on a Tuesday, two weeks ago, and I was feeling rotten. The minute I got in the door I started in panic mode. I took some herbs to try and scare the sickness away and I started doing things around the house at break-neck speed. I tried to catch up with cooking, laundry, and anything else that could be overwhelming when I "crashed" and went to bed. As I expected, I crashed as I called  the family to dinner. They went to the table and I went to bed with a few hundred blankets. I won't bore you with too much info about the flu, but I will tell you that within a few days the mailman delivered a box from FarmGirl.
Here is what I got:
The box that was sent to me with CARE.
A gourd, a loofah, a little doorknob pillow that says "Blessings",
a package of sunflower seeds, pumpkin votive candles, and
handmade towels with a black crow and pumpkin appliquéd
on them, were all in  the box.
There was a bracelet and earrings in my very favorite color
Look at these wonderful wooden candy corns
that she made!
This is a charm on the bracelet. It says" made for an
angel", but I know for sure that the box came from my 
angel while I was sick.

Thank you, FarmGirl!


  1. Isn't Farm Girl the Best! I just love her and this wonderful box of goodies is as sweet and wonderful as she is. Congratulations!

  2. WOW that is a great box of goodies!!! Congratulations!

  3. I think the best part was God knew you needed a hug. :)
    Thank you for all of your kind words
    they do make my day.

  4. Wow, what a great surprise box full of wonderful goodies. I echo the comments that Farm Girl is the best!

  5. Yes, Farm Girl is wonderful! She knows just how to raise your spirits and give hugs either by postal service or via comments. :)

    LOVE the wooden candy corns!!!

  6. I wondered what you had gotten in your package! I'm so glad it made you feel a little better!

  7. I can answer Amy's question @ Verde Farm; Yes, Farm Girl IS the best! I haven't been blogging that long but I feel like I've known her forever. What a sweet lady she is and just the kindest heart. And yes Patrice, she is an ANGEL too. Can't say enough good things about her!

  8. How sweet! Such a nice gift basket..came at the perfect time too it sounds!

  9. That is a gift given with love! You have a wonderfull friend there. Enjoy!

  10. WOW!! What a gift!! Great post! I'm a new follower. Would love for you to check out my blog and follow back!!


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